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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I won't give any review because reviewing Taj is an understatement .It's a class apart experience.Right from butler service to restaurant to diving centre everything is top notch. I would personally like to thank our butler mausim for coordinating our stay for arranging beautiful dinner beach side,our diving coach Ahmed for wonderful experience underwater and helping us in fishing.Mr manu...

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear AmitSinghModern, Thank you for your review. I am thrilled to read how much you enjoyed each moment of your stay with us. I have shared your feedback with Mausim, Ahmed, Manu, Olga and our entire team. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence and to make sure that our...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We arrived after travelling for nearly 2 days and were exhausted!! We picked up our bags and a Taj rep was waiting and our water taxi was also ready for us. It was about a 20 min ride and as soon as we arrived we were greeted by 2 staff members, one was playing and drums! Everything from that point...

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Aman C, Thank you for your lovely review. I am thrilled to read how much you enjoyed each moment of your stay with us and our team especially Ayath and Mainuddin (your housekeeper) made your honeymoon unforgettable. I have shared your feedback with Ayath, Mainuddin and our entire team at the resort. It is feedback such as yours that...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Leaving today and wishing i can stay here forever. A beautiful and flawless stay at the Taj exotica left me wanting to come back again and started to plan my next vacation in Taj. The villas are beautifully decorated, we stayed in two types of villas, the lagoon villa and the deluxe lagoon villa with a pool. If you can...

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Iamaaz, Thank you for your review. I am delighted to read how much you enjoyed your stay with us and you had an unforgettable experience at the resort. I have shared your feedback with our entire team. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence and to make sure that...

dubai
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The retreat is fantastic in terms of tranquility, room, decor and service. This is our 2nd time in Maldives and if i compare it to our first stay @ Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort , I d say The Taj Exotica surpasses it overall. Few issues that can make it more marvelous - Expensive all across -Weak Internet signals across the...

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear VTourist, Thank you for your review. I am delighted to read how much you enjoyed your stay with us. I have shared your feedback with our entire team at the resort. However, we apologize for the inconvenience caused to you of few issues you have experienced during your stay. Our third party internet service provider had a glitch during...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

The Taj Exotica resort at Maldives, is a great place for a holiday. The service provided by the team out there is extraordinary and goes on to make the holiday experience more memorable. The serene location of the resort is exciting. The resort is well maintained and one is greeted with smiles all around. A special mention for each and...

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear EktaBiyani, Thank you for the lovely review. I am delighted to read that you had a great stay with us and enjoyed every aspect of your holiday. I have shared your feedback with our entire team at the resort. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence and to make...

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very lovely short (unfortunately, but we will definitely stay longer next time) stay at Taj Exotica in Oct 16. Already upon arrival from far away you could already tell that it is heaven on earth. Its blue lagoon water simply shone from the distance, making the resort stand out like a small pearl in the ocean. Even...

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Milan Z, Thank you for your review. I am thrilled to read how much you enjoyed each moment of your stay with us and loved the villa, food, activities and especially our Ploh pillow. Please write to us so we can send you the description of the Ploh pillow we have in the villa. I have shared your feedback...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in Taj Exotica Maldives last year in Oct 15. And even after a year I am there to write a review about this property is in itself a proof how mesmerised my stay was in Taj Exotica Maldives. Maldives is a beautiful place and the property like Taj Exotica Maldives - on a separate island is like a...

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Cssakshi, Thank you for your review. I am thrilled to read how much you enjoyed your stay with us and each moment you had at the resort is unforgettable from the arrival, villas, activities, food and Spa. I have shared your feedback with our entire team at the resort. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent the most amazing 5 days on the island. From the pick up at the airport right to our departure we experienced nothing but amazing service. All the staff go out of their way to make your stay extremely comfortable. Our villa was always impeccable, the views were something else, walked out of the villa straight into the beach/...

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Graca P, Thank you for your review. I am thrilled to read how much you enjoyed your holiday and birthday celebration at Taj Exotica Maldives, and our team made your special occasion memorable. I have shared your feedback with Shamiz and our entire team at the resort. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me...

Boston, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our second trip to the Maldives (six nights/great weather) and the family wanted to stay again in the Taj because the first experience was so amazing. See our last review - "Take a trip to paradise". Amazingly, the experience was just as great and many staff members remembered us. They even kept a picture of us from last...

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Arjundaniect, Thank you for your review and for choosing Taj Exotica Maldives as your holiday destination once again. I am thrilled to read how much you enjoyed your second stay with us and we made you feel at home. I have shared your feedback with our entire team at the resort. It is feedback such as yours that inspires...

Beirut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a unforgettable overall experience. We stayed there end of November for 5 days. Everything was immaculate, from the excellent service of all the staff, to the food, to our water villa...etc. The resort was actually fully booked at the time, but we never felt this. It gives you the feeling of being completely relaxed in its quietness. I...

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Dear Tina11487, Thank you for your review. I am delighted to read how much you enjoy your stay with us. I have shared your feedback with our entire team at the resort. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence and to make sure that our guests leave the island with...

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Award-winning resort is a sublime fusion of luxury and nature. Nestled amidst one of the largest lagoons in the Maldives. Accommodation is a choice between villas built entirely over water and beach villas. Pan Asian. World Progressive. In villa dining. Interactive dining. Or a romantic dinner for two under the stars... Dining is a culinary adventure. The acclaimed Jiva Grande Spa provides an extensive range of holistic treatments in the over water treatment rooms. Welcome to an island sanctuary where luxury and landscape merge to create a living experience that is one with nature. Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Maldives is located on the exotic Emboodhu Finolhu Island, in the middle of one of the largest natural lagoons in the world. This tropical isle, once known as the 'Three Coconut Island,' ornamented with pale white sand and crystal blue waters is lush with tropical flora. The resort is only 15 minutes by luxury speedboat, available 24 hours, from Malé International Airport. The award-winning resort seamlessly extends the magic of the island's blessed natural beauty in its design even as it offers the finest in contemporary amenities and services. Luxuriously appointed villas and suites, private plunge pools and personal sundecks with endless views of the Indian Ocean, make this the perfect setting for a private retreat. Our Jiva Grande Spa, an authentic Indian spa, offers a range of ignature wellness experiences. A choice of bespoke dining experiences, water sports, and recreation options make for a complete and exclusive estination holiday. Taj Exotica Resort and Spa, Maldives, has been voted the Best Resort in Asia and the Second Best in the World.* ... more   less 

Additional Information about Taj Exotica Resort & Spa

Address: 2117
Region: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > South Male Atoll > Emboodhu Finolhu
Price Range: $1,076 - $2,485 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Taj Exotica Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 64
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Also Known As:
Taj Exotica Hotel Emboodhu Finolhu
Taj Exotica Resort And Spa
Taj Exotica Maldives
Taj Exotica Resort All Inclusive
Taj Exotica Resort & Spa Maldives/Emboodhu Finolhu
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“lagoon villas do not face Male”
 of 5 bubbles 897milanz, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The stilt houses on the left side are not good as the wind is too strong there... cant use the plunge pool outside them.”
 of 5 bubbles VKM18, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“premium villa rooms are the best in terms of size,amenities and view.”
  • Beach suite
  • Premium beach villa
 of 5 bubbles Atika537, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Every Villa is great facing the lagoon . Villas with pool are more attractive in their infrastructure set up .”
 of 5 bubbles SameerDharkar, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“pool villa very large with great outdoor area and excellent large bath”
 of 5 bubbles leevickers7131, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
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